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Horns of hyoid bone

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Definition

noun

(anatomy) Paired projections attached to the body of hyoid bone


Supplement

In mammals, including humans, the hyoid bone is comprised of the body of hyoid bone and four horns. These four horns are a pair of the greater horns and a pair of the lesser horns.


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